9 In six years in london

postcards from stoke newington

poets road
poet’s road. found by accident on the way to somewhere else.

haiku(ish) fun
he’s won all the toys
but got no-one to play with
hollow victory

a pair of lovely shoes
a pair of lovely shoes. left outside by a wheelie bin, hackney.

tea rooms, stoke newington
tea & cake. an excellent combination

tea rooms, stoke newington
lovely sugar lumps

food & travel (& photography)
food & travel (& photography). three of my loves.

tea rooms, stoke newington
tea rooms, stoke newington. quite good actually. polaroid sx-70, 600 film (i think)

  • Angie
    15/02/2010 at 18:50

    stoke newington – sounds so unpromising but looks gorgeous! all these photos are fabby (and I totally want some of that cake right now. oh, and those shoes. and maybe the sugarlumps too).

  • Di
    15/02/2010 at 08:49

    Beautiful photographs, glad to have found you out here.

  • Carol
    13/02/2010 at 07:49

    Beautiful photographs :-) I can’t help but wonder why the person who left the shoes out didn’t have them cleaned up a little and donate them to a charity shop.

  • Alex
    13/02/2010 at 06:33

    I love these photos, Leo! Beautiful palette! :)

  • flowing moments
    12/02/2010 at 18:47

    oh I love these synchronicity moments ! a lovely lady called Joye commented on my post “rest and replenish” and I made a reply comment with a link to your blog because she loves Poetry …. and as I linked, what do I see : “Poets road” :) … I love Haikus ! and that last photo is gorgeous !

  • katherine
    12/02/2010 at 14:31

    Mmmm, may I have a piece of that cake with my tea please?!

    Have you got your sx-70 working or bought another?

    Looks like a lovely day.

  • sas
    12/02/2010 at 08:15

    fun day in stoke newington? who knew! :)

    ps: love the tearoom pola (that should go straight to the pool room. or etsy shop).

    pps: haiku(ish) = awesome xxx

  • Ashley
    12/02/2010 at 01:45

    Such lovely photos! The tea room especially makes my heart jump with joy!

  • Bea
    11/02/2010 at 22:48

    Utterly delightful. God you’re talented.

    How much is a one-way ticket to London again?

    x x